Originally Posted by MMO-Champion
Individuals seeking to master the powers of undeath know well of Scholomance, the infamous school of necromancy located in the dark and foreboding crypts beneath Caer Darrow. In recent years, several of the instructors have changed, but the institution remains under the control of Darkmaster Gandling, a particularly sadistic and insidious practitioner of necromantic magic.

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Instructor Chillheart

Originally Posted by MMO-Champion
  • Stage One: First Lesson
    • Ice Wall - Instructor Chillheart summons a wall of ice that slowly sweeps across the room, instantly killing any player it touches.
    • Wrack Soul - Instructor Chillheart shatters the soul of a player, inflicting 20,000 Shadow damage every second for 10 sec. When Wrack Soul expires, it jumps to another player.
    • Ice Wrath - Instructor Chillheart wreaths a player in ice for 10 sec, causing them to inflict 90,000 Frost damage to all of their allies within 3 yards every second.
    • Touch of the Grave - Instructor Chillheart's icy touch causes her next 10 melee attacks to inflict an additional 45,000 Frost damage.
    • Frigid Grasp - Instructor Chillheart summons ice at a player's location that explodes from the ground, inflicting 350,000 Frost damage to all nearby players.
  • Stage Two: Second Lesson - When Instructor Chillheart's physical body dies, the foul magic that animated her escapes back to her phylactery. Fragments of Instructor Chillheart's soul escape the phylactery and animate the tomes of magic scattered throughout the classroom.
    • The Anarchist Arcanist
      • Arcane Bomb - The Anarchist Arcanist creates an orb of magic that explodes on impact, inflicting 100,000 Arcane damage to all players within 2 yards.
    • Antonidas' Self Help Guide to Standing in Fire
      • Burn - Antonidas' Self Help Guide to Standing in Fire inflicts 100,000 Fire damage to all players within 2 yards of it.
    • Wander's Colossal Book of Shadow Puppets
      • Shadow Bolt - Wander's Colossal Book of Shadow Puppets hurls bolts of dark magic at random players, inflicting 80,000 Shadow damage.

Level Type Spec Slot Name
463MiscellaneousSpell DPSNeck Anarchist's Pendant
463LeatherPhysical DPSWaist Icewrath Belt
463MailSpell SpiritWrists Shadow Puppet Bracers
463PlateTankChest Breastplate of Wracking Souls
463Two-handed SwordMeleeTwo Hand Gravetouch Greatsword

Jandice Barov
Originally Posted by MMO-Champion
  • Wondrous Rapidity - Jandice rears her staff back with a flash of wondrous Arcane force, unleashing a barrage of attacks that inflict 175,000 Arcane damage in a cone in front of her.
  • Gravity Flux - Jandice creates a gravity distortion field that inflicts 175,000 Shadow damage to all enemies who enter it, knocking them back and causing them to briefly go blind.
  • Phantasmal Images - At 66% and 33% health Jandice dissipates into thin air, creating multiple illusions of herself. Destroying the one illusion Jandice hides behind forces her back into the fray. In Heroic difficulty, defeating the wrong image causes a Flash Bang, inflicting 100,000 Arcane damage to all enemies.
    • Whirl of Illusion - Jandice hides amongst multiple illusions of herself, dancing in a Whirl of Illusion that inflicts 40,000 Arcane damage to all enemies every 1 second.

Level Type Spec Slot Name
463ClothTankBack Phantasmal Drape
463ClothSpell DPSHead Barovian Ritual Hood
463LeatherPhysical DPSLegs Ghostwoven Legguards
463PlateTankFeet Wraithplate Treads
463ShieldSpell SpiritOff Hand Metanoia Shield

Originally Posted by MMO-Champion
  • Rusting - Rattlegore's dull blades rust with each successful melee attack, increasing damage by 25% but lowering attack speed by 5% and movement speed by 5% for 15 sec. This effect stacks.
  • Bone Spike - Rattlegore launches a powerful spike of bone at a random player, inflicting 300,000 Physical damage and knocking them back a great distance. Bone Armor absorbs the effect of Bone Spikes.
  • Soulflame - The souls of the dead Boneweavers continue to torment the living, periodically engulfing a section of the room in Soulflame. The flame inflicts 150,000 Fire damage every 0.5 sec. and grows in size over time.
  • Bone Pile - Bone Piles lie scattered throughout the summoning room. Interacting with a Bone Pile grants a player a charge of Bone Armor.
    • Bone Armor - Surrounds the caster with a series of whirling bones that absorbs one Bone spell.

Level Type Spec Slot Name
463ClothSpell DPSWrists Deadwalker Bracers
463LeatherSpell SpiritHands Rattling Gloves
463MailPhysical DPSFeet Bone Golem Boots
463Two-handed AxeMeleeTwo Hand Goresoaked Headreaper
463WandSpell DPSRanged Necromantic Wand

Lilian Voss
Originally Posted by MMO-Champion
  • Stage One: Fetch Me Their Bones! - Darkmaster Gandling turns Lilian Voss against her former allies, employing her powerful abilities to gather more corpses for his devious purposes. Though she tries to fight against his dark will, she cannot control her actions at this time.
    • Shadow Shiv - Lilian leaps onto a player and strikes them with both runeblades, inflicting 120,000 Shadow damage to players within 8 yards.
    • Death's Grasp - Lilian draws upon dark powers to pull all players to her location.
    • Dark Blaze - Periodically summons a patch of dark fire at the player's location, inflicting 37,500 Fire damage every 0.5 seconds.
  • Stage Two: Your Soul is Mine! - When Lilian's health reaches 60%, her will finally breaks. Darkmaster Gandling forcefully rips her anguished soul from her physical body, then commands Lilian's Soul to attack the players.
    • Blazing Soul - Lilian's soul blazes with barely-contained hatred, periodically inflicting 30,000 Fire damage to all players.
    • Unleashed Anguish - Lilian's anguish is further unleashed when striking players in melee. For every melee strike, Lilian will unleash another barrage of Blazing Soul. However, the movement speed of Lilian's Soul is significantly reduced.
    • Fixate Anger - Lilian's Soul fixates on a player. She will only attempt to attack that player and cannot be taunted.
  • Stage Three: A Perfectly Good Corpse - When Lilian's Soul reaches 1% health, Lilian's Soul fades into the spirit realm and cannot be attacked.

    Darkmaster Gandling reanimates what remains of Lilian's physical body to fight alongside Lilian's Soul.

    The reanimated corpse retains all abilities Lilian Voss used in Stage One.
  • Finale: Die, Necromancer! - When Lilian's physical body reaches 1% remaining health, she musters the strength to recombine with her soul for a final assault on Darkmaster Gandling.

Level Type Spec Slot Name
463MiscellaneousTankNeck Necklace of the Dark Blaze
463ClothSpell DPSLegs Leggings of Unleashed Anguish
463LeatherPhysical DPSHead Soulburner Crown
463MailSpell SpiritChest Shivbreaker Vest
463PlateMeleeHands Dark Blaze Gauntlets

Darkmaster Gandling
Originally Posted by MMO-Champion
  • Incinerate - Gandling deals 150,000 Fire damage to his current target.
  • Immolate - Gandling burns an enemy for 50,000 Fire damage, then inflicts 60,000 additional Fire damage every 3 sec. for 21 sec.
  • Rise! - Gandling summons a legion of Failed Students to fight for him. The students swarm the area, fighting anything they can. While channelling this spell, the Darkmaster takes 50% less damage.
    • Failed Student - The Darkmaster raises the bodies of failed students to attack players.
  • Harsh Lesson - Darkmaster Gandling teleports a random player to one of his study rooms for a harsh lesson!
  • Study Rooms -
    • Expired Test Subject - The Darkmaster keeps these former test subjects in the nearby rooms. They attack anyone who enters their rooms.
    • Fresh Test Subject - The Darkmaster keeps these subjects alive in the nearby rooms for testing. Each test subject suffers from Explosive Pain.
      • Explosive Pain - Gandling's experiment inflicts excruciating pain on the Fresh Test Subject. Dispelling the effect from the Fresh Test Subject unleashes an explosion of magical energy. This explosion inflicts 75,000 Shadow damage to Expired Test Subjects within 8 yards.

Level Type Spec Slot Name
476StaffSpell DPSTwo Hand Headmaster's Will
463MiscellaneousTrinket Searing Words
463MiscellaneousPhysical DPSTrinket Lessons of the Darkmaster
463MiscellaneousSpell DPSTrinket Price of Progress
463ClothSpell DPSWaist Incineration Belt
463LeatherPhysical DPSHands Tombstone Gauntlets
463MailSpell SpiritHands Gloves of Explosive Pain
463PlateTankShoulders Vigorsteel Spaulders
463PlateSpell SpiritShoulders Shoulderguards of Painful Lessons

Name Side Points Reward Category
Rattle No More Defeat Rattlegore without allowing him to gain more than 5 stacks of Rusting in Scholomance on Heroic Difficulty.
Pandaria Dungeon
Sanguinarian Defeat a Krastinovian Carver that has 99 stacks of Boiling Bloodthirst in Scholomance on Heroic Difficulty.
Pandaria Dungeon
School's Out Forever Defeat 50 Expired Test Subjects within 20 seconds in Scholomance on Heroic Difficulty.
Pandaria Dungeon
Attention to Detail Defeat Jandice Barov without ever eliminating a false image in Scholomance on Heroic Difficulty.
Pandaria Dungeon
Heroic: Scholomance Defeat Darkmaster Gandling in Scholomance on Heroic Difficulty.
Pandaria Dungeon
Scholomance Challenger Complete the Scholomance Challenge Mode.
Dungeon Challenges
Scholomance: Bronze Complete the Scholomance Challenge Mode with a rating of Bronze or better.
Dungeon Challenges
Scholomance: Gold Complete the Scholomance Challenge Mode with a rating of Gold.
Reward: Teleport to Scholomance
Dungeon Challenges
Scholomance: Silver Complete the Scholomance Challenge Mode with a rating of Silver or better.
Dungeon Challenges

Level Name Money Currency Objective
90The Four Tomes45 60Destroy the four tomes: "In the Shadow of the Light", "Kel'Thuzad's Deep Knowledge", "Forbidden Rites and other Rituals Necromantic" and "The Dark Grimoire".
90An End to the Suffering45 60Kill Darkmaster Gandling.

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